COP Kofi Boakye is the Director-Common in command of Authorized and Prosecution for the Ghana Police Service
The Director-Common in command of Authorized and Prosecution for the Ghana Police Service, COP Kofi Boakye, has chided Ghanaian celebrities for his or her sense of entitlement.
At a gathering between inventive trade gamers and the Inspector Common of Police (IGP), George Akuffo Dampare in addition to some senior law enforcement officials on the Police Headquarters in Accra on Wednesday, November 10, some celebrities raised considerations about how they’re generally handled by police personnel.
Of their view, per their standing, they need to get pleasure from some privileges however COP Kofi Boakye was having none of it, saying their sense of entitlement was turning into overwhelming.
“I wish to say that the sense of entitlement of celebrities is turning into overwhelming and I simply don’t get it. A few of the issues that you just do are disgusting, fact be advised. If we can’t arrest pickpockets, we can’t arrest armed robbers. Nobody is above the regulation. While you fault it and the regulation has to take care of you, we’ll, so that it’ll deter others.”
“In order for you privileges, what privileges would you like? That you would be able to pull a weapon anytime and nothing could be performed to you? No, that’s not potential, we can’t do this,” he said.
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COP Kofi Boakye additionally raised considerations concerning the celeb tag and who deserves to be provided that title.
“Who’s a star? What’s the operational definition of the phrase celeb? I feel we should always get that as a result of I’m confused, we’re confused. Is it that while you seem in a single movie otherwise you do one tune you qualify to be referred to as a star or what? And also you see as a result of we’re confused, we have no idea what you need,” he defined.
COP Kofi Boakye with Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale (in T-shirt and blue denims).
COP Kofi Boakye additionally indicated that there might be one other gathering the place cyber regulation and company regulation could be mentioned in order that sure issues could be averted. “We must speak about this stuff so that we are going to all be on the identical web page as a result of in case you lie to break the fame of somebody, the regulation has to take its course,” he added.
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The IGP referred to as for a gathering with the inventive gamers for discussions on easy methods to improve collaboration and cooperation.
Fairly various trade gamers together with Shatta Wale, Kuami Eugene, KiDi, Stonebwoy, A Plus, Bulldog, Samini, Socrate Safo, Afia Schwarzenegger, Rex Omar and extra had been in attendance.